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The Time is Now: Why Diversity and Inclusion Will Define the Corporate Future

One long overdue change—board diversity—can help drive sustainability and success in the world we are…

6 Governance Deficits That Create Blind Spots in Board Oversight

Now more than ever, boards and executive teams need robust and comprehensive governance to effectively…

6 Pitfalls to Avoid When Transitioning to Virtual Board Governance

Good virtual governance requires a fine balance of technology, process and culture change. Here are…

What to Know About the CBI’s Diversity Challenge to UK Boards

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) recently issued a robust challenge to FTSE companies to…

6 Company Secretary Software Considerations

The UK’s Covid-19 lockdown measures in March 2020 caused many organisations to accelerate their digital…

Board Governance and Its Impact on Performance

In the drive to improve board performance and corporate productivity, organisations are reviewing governance processes…

3 Areas Where UK Companies Should Review Board Governance Best Practices

The recent shift to virtual and remote board activities makes now a good time for…

Five Benefits of Board Director Software

Standard tools are not sufficient to support the combined level of accessibility, confidentiality and functionality…

The 6 Key Relationships Strategic Company Secretaries Should Build (and Why)

A company secretary should have a positive profile in the organisation and be a familiar…

Top 5 Tips for Building Successful Board Packs

Streamline and improve the quality of board meeting materials and make life easier for directors…